South Bedburn Council Parish Councillor Vacancy

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Hamsterley Cinema Spring & Summer Programme

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South Bedburn Parish Council

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South Bedburn Council has a new page on the website, please follow this link: http://www.hamsterleyvillage.com/organisations/south-bedburn-parish-council/

 

 

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Discovery Evening – Monday 4th April

The Churches Together CentreMonday 4th April at 7.15pm. in the Churches Together Centre. The subject for April will be “Mental Health”. This is very topical at this time and will be extremely enlightening and interesting. The talk will be given by Mark Den Hollander of Hamsterley who has worked in this field for many years. As usual everybody is more than welcome. Refreshments on arrival at 7.15pm. Any queries please contact Jane Monk 01388 488325.

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Mind Your Language

English Key On Keyboard Meaning British Language

The English language is probably the world’s predominant language, used now in almost every country along with any native language, and resorted to whenever there is need to communicate between persons of different first language, or great public international interest. If we are brought up with English

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The Woolcomber

wool_fiber_texture_zyoltlO_Did you know that Hamsterley has a published poet? No, nor did I till I came across a reference to Epitaph on John Simpson, of Hamsterley, Woolcomber.

It was written by a Mr Issac Garner, not to be confused with his father, of the same name who was a Baptist Minister of Hamsterley. Unfortunately, Isaac and his twin sister were born after the death of their father in

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Millenium Garden Carol Singing

music_10064396-031914The’ Wearmouth’ Choir and Orchestra and all who came to sing their hearts out once again made this night fantastic. The weather was also kind to us all and we could start in the garden for a few. The rest of the evening was spent in the warm surroundings of the Chapel and the Hospitality Room next door. Thank you to Simon who kept us singing the right Carols and thank you to Alexander for conducting. Also we seem to have writing talent in the village as we sang our alternative rendition of the 12 Days of Christmas some more loudly than others!
Thank you to all who attended and donated to the NSPCC and thank you to all who donated the food and drink which we all enjoyed. We made the sum of £205 which has duly been sent off to the charity

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British Values

cute-british-flag-in-shabby-chic-floral-style_zkbMV9dO_LTrevor Pitt wrote in this month’s Parish Magazine:

We often hear from the public media that most British people now have ‘no religion’. But last Christmas millions of us attended a church service – presumably we weren’t just celebrating the winter!

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